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telecommuting

noun [U]
 
 
/ˌtelɪkəˈmjuːtɪŋ/ US   /ˈtelɪkəˌmjuːtɪŋ/ ( also teleworking)
WORKPLACE, HR a situation in which someone works for an organization from their home and communicates with the main office and customers, etc. by phone or email: The report recommends that companies provide alternative work options - telecommuting, flexible hours, phased retirement - to attract and keep older workers. a telecommuting program/policy/network
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